the Phocians and the Thespians, and of all the promises reported to you by
Aeschines,—not a word! The job was not managed in this fashion by mere
accident. For derelictions of duty, for which they ought to have been brought to
justice, and for their failure to do their work according to your instructions,
Philip takes all the blame. He tells you it was his fault,—and of
course you were never likely to have any opportunity of punishing him!
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by C. A. Vince, M. A. and J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1926.
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